Tera Melos at Holocene

Mississippi Studios Presents the technical and wildly improvisational punk-jazz trio from Sacramento

Tera Melos at Holocene

Speedy Ortiz

Mon Oct 16

Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 8:00 pm

This event is all ages

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$15.00

The Moth: Portland StorySlam

The Moth: Portland StorySlam

Tue Oct 17

7:00 pm

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COMPETITION
Prepare a five-minute story about the clash. Showdowns and tug-of-wars. Sibling rivalries, frenemies, battles of wit. Eyes on the prize; fighting for the girl, the gold medal, or the corner office. Dukes up.

$10

Floating Room

Floating Room

Mini Blinds, No Aloha

Wed Oct 18

8:30 pm

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Local dream-pop talents combine for a stellar bill

$8.00

Annie Hart (of Au Revoir Simone)

XRAY.FM and Holocene present...

Annie Hart (of Au Revoir Simone)

Madeline Kenney, Johanna Warren

Thu Oct 19

8:30 pm

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Thrilled to welcome Annie Hart, one-third of Au Revoir Simone, the beloved all-female synth trio that counts David Lynch as a superfan (& also recently appeared on Twin Peaks).

$12.00 - $14.00

The Way Up: Afro/Caribbean Dance Party: ONE YEAR ANNIVERSARY!

Holocene presents...

The Way Up: Afro/Caribbean Dance Party: ONE YEAR ANNIVERSARY!

DJ Solo, Freaky Outty

Fri Oct 20

10:00 pm

This event is 21 and over

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Dancehall / Afrobeats / Soca / International Club

THE WAY UP is turning 1 year old!

Tickets at the Door

$7.00

SLAY

Cake PDX and Ante Up PDX present:

SLAY

DJ Automaton, DJ Ronin Roc

Sat Oct 21

9:00 pm

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A hip-hop dance party for LGBT+, POC and Open-Minded People. Hosted by Bart Fitzgerald and Blaine Provancha

Just $5 before 10pm with FastPass from WeSlay.net

$10

The Future of What 100th Episode Celebration: A live taping + benefit for XRAY.FM

Kill Rock Stars, XRAY.FM and Holocene present:

The Future of What 100th Episode Celebration: A live taping + benefit for XRAY.FM

Corin Tucker, Peter Buck, DJ Klyph

Wed Oct 25

7:00 pm

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Celebrate Portland’s music community with XRAY FM, Holocene, Kill Rock Stars, and The Future of What. Over the last few years, The Future of What has highlighted the people and organizations that make Portland a music destination. Join us for a live taping of their 100th episode, featuring your favorite local musicians, labels, and innovators. Catch XRAY FM DJs spinning between interviews then turn it up for a dance party after the show. This event will be broadcast live on XRAY FM as part of their Fall Fund Drive.

 

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$5 at the door (FREE for XRAY.FM members)

Siren and the Sea

Siren and the Sea

Small Million, Amenta Abioto

Thu Oct 26

8:30 pm

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Join us for a pre-Halloween line-up of local witchy women magic!

$8.00

SNAP! '90s Halloween Costume Dance Party

SNAP! '90s Halloween Costume Dance Party

Doc Adam, Colin Jones, Freaky Outty

Fri Oct 27

9:00 pm

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Portland's favorite '90s dance party for over 10 years!

Everybody dance now!

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$7.00

MAIN SQUEEZE DANCE PARTY: HALLOWEEN EDITION!

MAIN SQUEEZE DANCE PARTY: HALLOWEEN EDITION!

Sat Oct 28

9:00 pm

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3rd Annual Main Squeeze Halloween Costume Dance party!

Just $7 before 10pm! ($10 after)

+ House + Disco + Club + Techno + 

 

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$10.00

Dean Lewis

Monqui Presents

Dean Lewis

Mon Oct 30

Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 8:00 pm

This event is 21 and over

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$12.00

TENDER LOVING EMPIRE: FRIENDS AND FRIENDS OF FRIENDS VOL. 10 COMP RELEASE PARTY!

TENDER LOVING EMPIRE: FRIENDS AND FRIENDS OF FRIENDS VOL. 10 COMP RELEASE PARTY!

Reptaliens, Maarquii, Kelli Schaefer, Deathlist, Bryson Cone, Black Belt Eagle Scout

Wed Nov 1

8:00 pm

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This event is part of Tender Loving Empire's All Together Festival, celebrating 10 years of handmade goods and local music.

$10.00

Dia De Los Muertos

Tender Loving Empire, Y La Bamba and Holocene present...

Dia De Los Muertos

Orquestra Pacifico Tropical, Y La Bamba, Savila, Bells Atlas, Danza Azteca

Thu Nov 2

Doors: 7:30 pm / Show: 8:00 pm

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Join us for our annual Dia de Los Muertos celebration at Holocene! 

All Ages until 9pm only, then 21+

Children free (before 9pm) / Adults $10

This year's edition is part of Tender Loving Empire's All Together Festival, celebrating 10 years of handmade goods and local music. 

$10.00

TRIBUTE NIGHT

TRIBUTE NIGHT

Fri Nov 3

9:00 pm

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Paying tribute to the best to ever do it, every first Friday at Holocene! Theme info coming soon, but sure to be epic.

$10 Advance / $12 Door

Fleetmac Wood Presents: Sisters of the Moon

Fleetmac Wood Presents: Sisters of the Moon

Sat Nov 4

10:00 pm

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Calling all Sisters and Brothers of the Moon for a night of celestial musings, trailing robes and mystery on the dance floor. We are thrilled to announce our 4th party in Portland with DJs Roxanne Roll & Smooth Sailing

Join us for a night of exclusive edits and remixes of Fleetwood Mac and solo projects (no cover versions).

$10 Advance

Jessica Boudreaux (of Summer Cannibals), Candace

Holocene and Siren Nation Festival Present...

Jessica Boudreaux (of Summer Cannibals)

Candace

Strange Babes DJs

Sun Nov 5

8:30 pm

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We're thrilled to host the album release party for Jessica Boudreaux's (of Summer Cannibals) solo record, No Fury. The album, produced by The Thermals’ Hutch Harris, is out November 3.

 

$8.00 - $10.00

Blanck Mass

Holocene and Dead Nation present...

Blanck Mass

Egyptrixx

Mon Nov 6

8:30 pm

This event is 21 and over

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Join us for an evening of riveting, dystopian sounds from Blanck Mass, aka Benjamin John Power of F**k Buttons.

$12.00 - $15.00

Gavin Turek at Holocene

Mississippi Studios Presents the soulful pop songwriter from LA w/ electronic & disco tendencies

Gavin Turek at Holocene

Tue Nov 7

Doors: 8:00 pm / Show: 9:00 pm

This event is 21 and over

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Standing 

$12 ADV / $14 DOS

Phantoms

Abstract Earth Project Presents

Phantoms

Pusher, Ben Tactic

Wed Nov 8

9:00 pm

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Captivating, inventive electronic pop duo from Los Angeles

$12 advance - $15 day of show

Bitch'n

Siren Nation Festival and Holocene Present...

Bitch'n

Wild Powwers, Moon Tiger

Thu Nov 9

8:30 pm

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Siren Nation Fest and Holocene join forces to present this female-led bill of rock'n'roll shredders.

$8.00

Dance Yourself Clean

Dance Yourself Clean

Fri Nov 10

9:00 pm

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Indie pop dance party in Portland / Seattle / Los Angeles! Just $5 at the door before 10:30pm!

Tickets at the Door

$8

Manatee Commune

Manatee Commune

Dave B, Tetra

Sat Nov 11

10:00 pm

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One of the Northwest's finest electronic producers hits Holocene for an effervescent Saturday night dance party.

$15.00

Kacy Hill

Monqui and Holocene Present:

Kacy Hill

Mon Nov 13

Doors: 8:00 pm / Show: 9:00 pm

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Fierce electronic pop songstress, signed to Kanye West's GOOD Music label

$12.00 - $14.00

Susanne Sundfør

Susanne Sundfør

Shey Baba

Tue Nov 14

8:00 pm

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We're excited to welcome the Norwegian singer-songwriter and M83 collaborator Susanne Sundfør!

$15.00 - $17.00

Blank Banshee

Abstract Earth Project presents...

Blank Banshee

Wed Nov 15

9:00 pm

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Vaporwave pioneer from Vancouver B.C.

$12 Advance / $15 Day of Show

J. Views

J. Views

Bay Ledges, Leo Islo, Ellis Pink

Thu Nov 16

8:30 pm

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Don't miss the Grammy-nominated producer and songwriter J Views, touring in support of his new album 401 Days.

$15.00

VERIFIED

VERIFIED

GANGSIGNS, Vincent De France, Dirty Deeds, Purple Scott, + Special Guests TBA

Fri Nov 17

9:00 pm

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BASS * RAP * TRAP * TWERK * CLUB MUSIC DANCE PARTY

 

Tickets at the Door

$5 before 11pm, then $10

SLAY

Cake PDX and Ante Up PDX present:

SLAY

DJ Automaton, DJ Ronin Roc

Sat Nov 18

9:00 pm

This event is 21 and over

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A hip-hop dance party for LGBT+, POC and Open-Minded People. Hosted by Bart Fitzgerald and Blaine Provancha

Just $5 before 10pm with FastPass from WeSlay.net

Tickets at the Door

$10

The Moth: Portland StorySlam

The Moth: Portland StorySlam

Tue Nov 21

7:00 pm

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This month's theme is PROMISES
Prepare a five-minute story about pledges. Wedding vows and pinky swears. Secret pacts. Promises you make to your friends, your parents, your kids or yourself.. The oaths you work hard to honor and the empty ones you knew you’d never be able to keep. The Hippocratic Oath or just, “I won’t tell a soul.” You have my word.

$10

Emo Nite LA presents: Emo Nite Portland

Emo Nite LA presents: Emo Nite Portland

Tue Nov 28

9:00 pm

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Take your spotify off of private mode, slide on your red and blue jeans, and meet us at Holocene.

$10.00

Hayden James

Abstract Earth Project Presents...

Hayden James

BAYNK, Grace Pitts

Wed Nov 29

9:00 pm

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Buzzworthy Australian producer, crafting delicate yet uplifting summer anthems featuring euphonious and evocative vocals.

$15 advance - $18 day of show

POP + PUPPETRY #5

Holocene and Beady Little Eyes present...

POP + PUPPETRY #5

SynCity (members of Menomena) w/ puppeteers Katie Shook, Katie McClenahan, & Summer Olsson, Gold Casio in collaboration with puppeteers: Bill Holznagel, Paul Velasquez and Samala Coffey, Skull Diver in collaboration with puppeteers Cherie Panek and Matthew Stowers

Thu Nov 30

8:00 pm

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Holocene and local puppetry collective Beady Little Eyes present POP + PUPPETRY, an interdisciplinary extravaganza for the eyes and ears! 3 puppeteers of diverse styles (giant puppets, tiny puppets and shadow puppets, for example) will be paired with 3 inventive Portland-based pop groups. Each puppeteer will present an original puppet show created especially for this event and synced to the band’s music. The results should be dazzling, and help to elevate the experience of both artistic mediums when combined. We’ll also be screening puppet films between acts, directed and crafted by local artists.

$8.00 - $10.00

TRIBUTE NIGHT

TRIBUTE NIGHT

Fri Dec 1

9:00 pm

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Paying tribute to the best to ever do it, every first Friday at Holocene! Theme info coming soon, but sure to be epic.

$10 Advance / $12 Door

Laurel Halo

Laurel Halo

Sun Dec 3

8:30 pm

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Laurel Halo has developed a unique take on electronic music, combining the machine pulse of hardware and software instruments (synthesizers, samplers, drum machines) with her own voice to address physical process, liminality and virtual violence.

$15.00

Jamila Woods

Holocene, OPBMusic and Soul'd Out Productions Present...

Jamila Woods

Vagabon

Mon Dec 4

8:00 pm

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We're delighted to present Chicago-based soul songstress, and Chance the Rapper collaborator, Jamila Woods!

$12.00 - $15.00

The Mountain Goats- SOLD OUT

True West Presents:

The Mountain Goats- SOLD OUT

Thu Dec 14

Doors: 7:30 pm / Show: 8:30 pm

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True West Presents an intimate evening with John Darnielle, to benefit The Oregon Institute for Creative Research.

Sold Out

$39.50

The Marmozets

Monqui Presents

The Marmozets

Sat Mar 3

Doors: 5:00 pm / Show: 5:30 pm

This event is all ages

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$12.00 - $14.00

Gabrielle Aplin

Holocene and Dead Nation Presents...

Gabrielle Aplin

Wed Mar 7

Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 8:00 pm

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Critically acclaimed UK pop talent 

$15.00 - $17.00